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23 September 2014 Last updated at 10:20

Jobs lost as fish smoker plant shutsBrookside Products Limited

A family fish smoking firm in Cumbria is to close with the loss of more than 40 jobs, after failing to find a buyer.

ClassroomSchools to become 'unsustainable'

Pupil numbers at three schools in a rural area of Cumbria will soon drop to unsustainable levels, the county council warns.

Tommy MattinsonGurning champ pulls unbeatable face

A Cumbrian man retains his title as World Gurning Champion to claim his 16th victory.

Richard Moss Article written by Richard Moss Richard Moss Political editor, North East & Cumbria

Ministers accused of letting nurseries 'wither on vine'

Council nurseries are the highest-rated part of England's school system yet minsters are accused of neglecting them

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Chris Jackson Article written by Chris Jackson Chris Jackson Presenter, Inside Out, North East & Cumbria

Inside Out returns with an investigation into e-cigarettes

How safe are e-cigarettes? A new series of Inside Out investigates just what is contained in them.

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